Person: Timasarchos son of Timocretos from Aigina (Aigina)

Person ID: 7565
Name: Timasarchos
Father's Name: Timocretos
Place of Origin: Aigina (Aigina)
List of Festivals:
Nemea in Argos (Argeia)
List of Events:
Nemea in Argos (Argeia) on ( -477 to -477 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pale
List of References:
Pind. Nem. 4
List of Prosopographies:
Klee (1918), N 53
Kostouros (2008), no. 197
Neumann-Hartmann (2008), 123
Comment: Timasarchos was victorious in the boys' wrestling at Nemea is a member of the Theandridai, who have won at the Olympia, Isthmia and Nemea. He was trained by Melesias of Athens. Timasarchos was also victorious in unnamed games in Athens (Panathenaia, Anakeia or any other set of games in Attica) and in Thebes (Iolaeia according to a scholiast (Drachmann 1927, 68-69, 32) but most probably the Heracleia)(Pind. Nem. 19-21).